26 Miles

By Quiara Alegria Hudes

October 12 - November 5, 2023

Directed by Laura Moreno

26 Miles is the story of a broken family rediscovering understanding, redemption, and love.

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About This Performance

When Beatriz receives a late night call-for-help from her estranged teenage daughter Olivia, she spirits her away on an impromptu cross-country roadtrip. As they trek from Philadelphia to Wyoming, the tension at the heart of their relationship reaches a boiling point, but can they fix what is broken? In this hilarious and heartfelt coming of age story from the Pulitzer prize and Tony-nominated playwright, 26 Miles is the story of a broken family rediscovering understanding, redemption, and love.

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Run Time

90 minutes with no intermission

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Playhouse Playdates: November 5 at 3PM

Playhouse Playdate is a unique and engaging program designed to provide an enriching experience for both children and parents. While parents enjoy a captivating theatre performance, children get the opportunity to unleash their creativity and imagination through dynamic creative drama games and activities.

Led by experienced facilitators, the young participants engage in a series of interactive and age-appropriate drama games that encourage self-expression, teamwork, and the development of communication skills. As children create, explore, and learn through creative drama, parents enjoy their theatre experience with peace of mind, knowing that their kids are having a delightful and educational playdate of their own.

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"26 Miles is a play with much heart and attitude; you will love taking this journey with Beatriz and Olivia."

Florida Weekly

Our Cast & Crew


Laura Moreno


Britton Mauk

Scenic Design

Tracy Dorman

Costume Design

José Santiago

Lighting Design

Sean Ramos

Sound Design

Armando Acevedo

Dialects/Cultural Consultant

"Charming, spunky, and ultimately heart-rending." -The New York Times

Audience Engagement Events

Actor Talkback: 26 Miles

October 19, 2023 following the 7:30PM performance

26 Miles Pre-Show Discussions

Sunday, October 15 @ 2:15PM

Wednesday, October 18 @ 1:15PM

Wednesday, October 18 @ 6:45PM

Wednesday, October 25 @ 1:15PM

Wednesday, October 25 @ 6:45PM

Sunday, October 29 @ 2:15PM

26 Miles Curtain Conversation

October 22, 2023 following the 3:00PM performance

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